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Living Room, Kitchen, Bedroom, Children's Room, video art, 6:10 minutes Home economics, the complex management of family life and its inherent power struggles are at the essence of this video art. Borrowing the psychological concept of the family functioning as one body struggling to maintain balance, the use of highly trained acrobalance dancers in this work implies to the near impossibility of this struggle for ordinary people. Everyday domestic situations, like having dinner or watching TV, are used to express the acrobatic challenges required in order to maintain a proper family life within the confined and intimate space of the home. The exaggeratedly staged scenes in the video, dealing with intense questions of intimacy, conflict and sexuality within the family unit, create a sense of defamiliarization of everyday situations that usually go unnoticed. This defamiliarization points out the difficulty and inability to prepare for the complex experience of day-to-day domestic life

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 The CDA's archives are operating with the support of the Ostrovsky Family Fund and Artis
 

Living Room, Kitchen, Bedroom, Children's Room

Living Room, Kitchen, Bedroom, Children's Room, video art, 6:10 minutes Home economics, the complex management of family life and its inherent power struggles are at the essence of this video art. Borrowing the psychological concept of the family functioning as one body struggling to maintain balance, the use of highly trained acrobalance dancers in this work implies to the near impossibility of this struggle for ordinary people. Everyday domestic situations, like having dinner or watching TV, are used to express the acrobatic challenges required in order to maintain a proper family life within the confined and intimate space of the home. The exaggeratedly staged scenes in the video, dealing with intense questions of intimacy, conflict and sexuality within the family unit, create a sense of defamiliarization of everyday situations that usually go unnoticed. This defamiliarization points out the difficulty and inability to prepare for the complex experience of day-to-day domestic life

 The CDA's archives are operating with the support of the Ostrovsky Family Fund and Artis
 

 The CDA's archives are operating with the support of the Ostrovsky Family Fund and Artis